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ICIS Innovation Awards 2016

Jan Czernuszka: Alpha Innovator of the Year

Congratulations to Professor Jan Czernuszka and his former student Dr Marc Swan for their ICIS 2016 Alpha Innovator of the Year Award for Product/Process Development. The successful resulting veterinary product (Expaniderm) launched in April 2016 is managed by Oxtex.


electron Physical Science Imaging Centre (ePSIC) opening ceremony

A pioneering new centre for the study of nanoscale materials involving the Department has opened on the Harwell Science Campus, boosting the UK's world-leading science and technology infrastructure.  ePSIC's two state-of-the-art electron microscopes will provide top-of-the-line resolution down to 0.5 Angstroms for research groups looking to determine the atomic structure and characteristics of technologically important materials.  Read more...

Nuclear Innovation Bootcamp

Nuclear Innovation Bootcamp

Recently graduated doctoral student Jing Hu was one of only 25 students worldwide selected to attend the 1st Nuclear Innovation Bootcamp at Berkeley in August 2016. Jing comments “The bootcamp was amazing. I’ve learnt so much in the two weeks” You can also watch her team make their group pitch at the closing ceremony.